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Eversource Energy supports its neighbors

In Connecticut, 30 percent of households (407,000) have earnings just above the federal poverty rate and struggle each month to make ends meet.

Report: 40 percent of CT households struggling to meet basic necessities

United Way also warned that the rise of the gig economy has created an environment with "limited job security, no benefits, fluctuating hours and unreliable wages."

United Way’s Neighbors Helping Neighbors grants

United Way of Coastal Fairfield County recently awarded its 2018 Neighbors Helping Neighbors grants.

United Way promotes thinking about change

United Way held a daylong summit for nonprofit thinking and change.

United Way event raises $100K

The funds are to help support the organization’s programs in Westchester and Putnam.

United Way honors Boies couple and IBM at Thursday gala

Unted Way of Westchester and Putnam's Gatsby-themed Spring Gala will be Thursday night at Doral Arrowwood in Rye Brook.

United Way report shows strong economy masks financially-stressed Westchester households

Westchester’s very economic success makes it harder for a large segment of the population to survive.

Community banks aid nonprofits fighting for survival

Shrinking donations and increased competition have left the county's nearly 6,000 nonprofits scrambling.

United Way of Westchester and Putnam shifts focus areas

The organization's efforts will center on moving individuals toward self-sufficiency, which it defines as being able to work to meet one’s basic needs.

NBCUniversal teams with United Way for Stamford kids’ event

The annual “Business-to-Books” read-a-thon will visit 12 Stamford elementary schools this spring.

HBO ‘Paycheck to Paycheck’ film to be screened in Ridgefield

The screening will be co-hosted by United Way, which is calling attention to working families who live paycheck to paycheck.

Rethinking nonprofits

Bill targets red tape, embraces email.

Nonprofits told to get creative for funding

The Not-For-Profit Leadership Summit XI discussed the state of nonprofits in a post recession world.

Webster Bank raises record-setting $1.27M for United Way

Webster Bank, headquartered in Waterbury, recently raised a record-setting $1.27 million through its 2012 Employee Community Campaign for the United Way.